Floyd D. Spence National Defense Authorization Act for FY2001, Pub. L. No. 106-389, 114 Stat. 1654A-38 (2001).
Section 220 of the Act, in which Congresss states two key, overall goals for the Department of Defense (DoD) with respect to unmanned aircraft system (UAS) and unmanned ground vehicle UGV development. First, that by 2010, one third of the aircraft in the operational deep strike force should be unmanned, and second, that by 2015, one third of the Army's FCS operational ground combat vehicles should be unmanned.